China is Australia’s biggest trade partner AND biggest security anxiety.
Albanese’s visit to China was the first by an Australian PM in 7 years. President Biden and Xi Jinping met in San Francisco in an attempt to improve relations, and reduce the risk of war.
What does it all mean? What is the risk of war? Will AUKUS submarines ever arrive?
Listen to a vibrant discussion at Bookoccino’s fourth ‘China Night,’ moderated by Jane Perlez, Pulitzer-prize winning New York Times correspondent and Beijing Bureau Chief from 2012-2019. The panelists are:
- Wanning Sun, author, Love Troubles: Inequality in China and Its Intimate Consequences. Deputy Director, Australia-China Relations Institute, UTS
- Linda Jaivin, author, The Shortest History of China
- James Curran, author, Australia’s China Odyssey: From Euphoria to Fear. International Affairs Editor, AFR
- Sam Roggeveen, author, The Echidna Strategy: Australia's Search for Power and Peace. Director, Lowy
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